Highlights: 'Path-breaking visit' says PM Modi as US Prez, first lady head home
On day 2 of Donald Trump's India visit, PM Modi and the US president Donald Trump sat down for talks covering an entire range from defence and security to energy strategic partnership and from trade to people to people ties.
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A day after Donald Trump was lavishly welcomed by India, US President and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held extensive talks on several issues including trade and signed deals.
On his day 2 in India, US President Donald Trump started his day by attending a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi at 10 am, followed by a visit to Rajghat. The first lady Melania Trump visited a school in Delhi.
At the meeting held in New Delhi's Hyderabad House, Trump and Modi got down to business during the delegation-level talks. Besides the signing of the defence deals and at least five memorandum of understanding (MoUs) on issues ranging from natural gas, trade facilitation to civil nuclear cooperation, the two leaders also reviewed the global and regional situation and discussed ways to take forward bilateral relations.
Later the US President met CEOs of Indian companies, interacted with press at the US embassy and then attended a state banquet at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Here are the highlights of day 2 of President Trump's visit
Melania Trump visits school to attend ‘Happiness’ class
First Lady Melania Trump visits a government school in South Delhi to attend ‘Happiness’ class. At Sarvodaya Co-Ed Senior Secondary School, Melania was welcomed by school girls who gave her a bouquet of flowers.
Trump arrives at Hyderabad House in New Delhi
President Donald Trump arrived at Hyderabad House in New Delhi where he was welcomed by PM Modi. The two leaders will now hold talks on key issues.
Trump and First Lady plant tree at Rajghat
After paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi at his samadhi, President Donald Trump and Melania Trump planted a tree at Rajghat.
Trump signs visitor's book at Rajghat
After paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi, President Donald Trump signs visitor's book at Rajghat. Melania Trump stands by his side.
US President and Melania Trump pay homage at Gandhi samadhi
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump pay homage at Gandhi samadhi at Rajghat in New Delhi.
Trump leaves for Mahatma Gandhi's Samadhi
After receiving ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi, US President Donald Trump along with the First Lady Melania Trump left for Mahatma Gandhi's Samadhi to pay respects.
President Trump greeted with 21-gun salute at Rashtrapati Bhavan
US President Donald Trump received ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi and was greeted with 21-gun salute.
President Ram Nath Kovind and PM Modi welcome Donald Trump
Ahead of the ceremonial reception, President Ram Nath Kovind, his wife Savita Kovind and PM Narendra Modi receive US President Donald Trump and the First Lady Melania Trump at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.
Modi, Rajnath and President Ram Nath Kovind await Trump
PM Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, President Ram Nath Kovind have reached Rashtrapati Bhavan and wait for Trump to arrive.
PM Modi arrives for Trump's ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrvied at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi for Trump's ceremonial reception. The prime minister was welcomed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Trump's daughter Ivanka arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan
Ahead of the ceremonial reception of US President, Trump's daughter and senior advisor Ivanka Trump arrives at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
First published: Feb 25, 2020 09:12 IST